Date: 05/01/2016 - 10/31/2016
Time: All Day
Location: The Metropolitan Museum of Art (1000 Fifth Ave., Manhattan)
Price: Included with suggested donation museum admission
Nearly 30 feet high, the sculpture is fabricated from a deconstructed red barn and seems at first to be a genuine house, but is in fact a scaled-down structure consisting of two facades propped up from behind with scaffolding. Simultaneously authentic and illusory, Transitional Object (PsychoBarn) evokes the psychological associations embedded in architectural spaces. It is set atop The Met, high above Central Park—providing an unusual contrast to the Manhattan skyline.
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